Role description

TITLE: Project Engineer, Procurement – Agency Contract

LOCATION: Bellevue, WA

Project Engineer, Procurement – Agency Contract

Responsibilities

Develop procurement specifications as necessary to communicate supplier technical work scope. Work scopemay include systems/sub-systems, equipment, components, materials and processes.
Develop statements of work (SOW) and project planning to execute supplier projects to meet program objectives.
Support supplier selection activities with requests for proposals (RFPs) and team review/selection processes.
Provide technical direction and oversight of supplier projects, working with the contract administrator to ensure delivery of data and other deliverables
Coordinate technical review process of supplier deliverables and ensure appropriate responses.
Manage technical interfaces between supplier projects and interfacing projects/activities within TerraPower.
Provide support to contract administration and commercial activities as needed to implement projects.
Maintain awareness of supplier technical capabilities, organization changes and relationships to ensure positive feedback to TerraPower

Key Qualifications and Skills

8-10 years’ experiencedeveloping requirements specifications, defining supplier technical work scope to include development of SOWs, RFPs and providing technical direction and oversight of supplier projects.
Engineering degree relevant to nuclear power plant/equipment engineering with a general understanding of the design of reactor plant and related systems.
Graduate degrees in pertinent disciplines and experience with sodium cooled fast reactors would be considered a plus.
Demonstrated skills in the technical direction of suppliers and in supporting contractual/commercial aspects of customer/supplier relationships.
Previous experience in technical interface with engineering groups for review and input to supplier activities.
Must have experience in writing statements of work, specifications for procurement, testing and manufacturing/fabrication.
Must have experience with project controls and organization along with tools and processes to support the same.
A broad understanding of the various engineering disciplines and how they interrelate in the design of a Reactor Plant is required.
The successful candidate will possess a high degree of trust and integrity, communicate openly and display respect and a desire to foster teamwork.

Job Functions

Job Functions are physical actions and/or working conditions associated with the position. These functions may also constitute essential functions for the job which the employee must be able to fulfill, with or without accommodation. Information provided below is to help describe the job so that the applicant has a reasonable understanding of the job duties/expectations. An applicant’s ability to perform and/or tolerate these actions and conditions will be discussed and workplace accommodations may be made on a case-by-case basis following an individualized assessment of the applicant and other considerations, including but not limited to any governing safety standards.

Motor Abilities: Sitting and/or standing for extended periods, bending/stooping, grasping/gripping, fine motor control (hands)
Physical exertion and/or requirements: Minimal, with ability to safely lift up to 25 pounds
Repetitive work: Prolonged
Special Senses: Visual and audio focused work
Work Conditions: Stairs, typing/keyboard, standard and/or sitting working environment of >8 hrs./day
Travel required: 0-5%

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

TITLE: Project Engineer, Procurement – Agency Contract

LOCATION: Bellevue, WA

Project Engineer, Procurement – Agency Contract

Responsibilities

Develop procurement specifications as necessary to communicate supplier technical work scope. Work scopemay include systems/sub-systems, equipment, components, materials and processes.
Develop statements of work (SOW) and project planning to execute supplier projects to meet program objectives.
Support supplier selection activities with requests for proposals (RFPs) and team review/selection processes.
Provide technical direction and oversight of supplier projects, working with the contract administrator to ensure delivery of data and other deliverables
Coordinate review process of supplier deliverables and ensure appropriate responses.
Manage technical interfaces between supplier projects and interfacing projects/activities
Provide support to contract administration and commercial activities as needed to implement projects.
Maintain awareness of supplier technical capabilities, organization changes and relationships to ensure positive feedback to TerraPower

Key Qualifications and Skills

8-10 years’ experiencedeveloping requirements specifications, defining supplier technical work scope to include development of SOWs, RFPs and providing technical direction and oversight of supplier projects.
Engineering degree relevant to nuclear power plant/equipment engineering with a general understanding of the design of reactor plant and related systems.
Graduate degrees in pertinent disciplines and experience with sodium cooled fast reactors would be considered a plus.
Demonstrated skills in the technical direction of suppliers and in supporting contractual/commercial aspects of customer/supplier relationships.
Previous experience in technical interface with engineering groups for review and input to supplier activities.
Must have experience in writing statements of work, specifications for procurement, testing and manufacturing/fabrication.
Must have experience with project controls and organization along with tools and processes to support the same.
A broad understanding of the various engineering disciplines and how they interrelate in the design of a Reactor Plant is required.
The successful candidate will possess a high degree of trust and integrity, communicate openly and display respect and a desire to foster teamwork.

Job Functions

Job Functions are physical actions and/or working conditions associated with the position. These functions may also constitute essential functions for the job which the employee must be able to fulfill, with or without accommodation. Information provided below is to help describe the job so that the applicant has a reasonable understanding of the job duties/expectations. An applicant’s ability to perform and/or tolerate these actions and conditions will be discussed and workplace accommodations may be made on a case-by-case basis following an individualized assessment of the applicant and other considerations, including but not limited to any governing safety standards.

Motor Abilities: Sitting and/or standing for extended periods, bending/stooping, grasping/gripping, fine motor control (hands)
Physical exertion and/or requirements: Minimal, with ability to safely lift up to 25 pounds
Repetitive work: Prolonged
Special Senses: Visual and audio focused work
Work Conditions: Stairs, typing/keyboard, standard and/or sitting working environment of >8 hrs./day
Travel required: 0-5%

I am a graduate of the University of Maryland Global Campus. As a recruitment consultant at Thomas Thor, I am proud to contribute to the development of clean nuclear energy. I specialize in the US nuclear industry and support the creation and the retention of a sustainable nuclear workforce.

Sara Flores
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